This program is about 1 hour long
(Owls Head: Gary Tuchman) The search in the woods for the two escapees featured; scenes shown from Owls Head in the Adirondacks. [New York state police Maj. Charles GUESS@- says they may have spent time at a cabin.] [Resident Shannon HART - laughs.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper, Deborah Feyerick) How tools were smuggled inside frozen meat into the prison by prison worker Joyce Mitchell & how the authorities are trying to contain the escapees discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with "Albany Times Union" reporter Keshia Clukey about the Owls Head area; map shown. [CLUKEY - describes how spartan is the cabin they stayed in in the hills.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The possible role of prison guard Gene Palmer outlined. [In interview, Palmer attorney Andrew BROCKWAY - outlines Palmer's background & contact with the two inmates; states he had no knowledge of the planned break, the questioning of his client, who has not been charged.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Charleston, South Carolina: Martin Savidge) The background to the racism of shooter Dylann Roof, how he acted on his white supremacists beliefs, why he picked that church & President Obama's plans to attend the funeral for the pastor discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.
(Charleston: Drew Griffin) The Council of Conservative Citizens & its Website that mirrors Roof's beliefs examined; scenes shown of flag seller CCC's Kyle Rodgers speaking & today refusing to speak to CNN. [CCC spokesman Jared TAYLOR@- defends the facts.] [White supremacist Bob WHITAKER - comments on white shootings.] The scope of the tiny movement discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: John King) The politics of the Confederate flag issue, how this is a values issue for presidential candidates, how presidents must make value judgments & the role of Governor Haley in getting political support discussed.